Genetic Resources Interactive Tree

Committed to a fair and legal exchange of genetic resources, ISF would like to provide any user with a simple tool to get a first understanding of what legislation should apply to his/her situation. This tool does not provide a turnkey solution and each user will have to check the national  legal requirements when he access a genetic resource in a given country.

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STEP 1 - Resources Type

What is the Genetic Resource you are accessing?